Carter Developmental Center

  • Carter Developmental Center serves 29 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • Carter Developmental Center's student population of 29 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 80% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students29 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Carter Developmental Center
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Carter Developmental Center by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)<50%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Carter Developmental Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)<50%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Carter Developmental Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio29:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
10%
7%
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Hispanic
21%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Carter Developmental Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
52%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Carter Developmental Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
14%
60%
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Hawaiian
3%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Carter Developmental Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.660.59
This chart display the diversity score of Carter Developmental Center and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Carter Developmental Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Carter Developmental Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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